City of St Louis Winter Outreach and Shelter Operations in Effect for Thursday December 7th

Winter outreach and shelter operations will be in effect for the City of St. Louis on Thursday,
December 7th.

December 7, 2017 | 2 min reading time

ST. LOUIS – Due to the forecast of freezing temperatures for the St. Louis metropolitan area,
winter outreach and shelter operations will be in effect for the City of St. Louis on Thursday,
December 7th. Through partnerships with nonprofit agencies, volunteer groups and various
departments within the City, winter operations efforts include increased outreach activities and
additional shelter bed availability to accommodate unsheltered homeless men, women, and
children.
Individuals or families seeking shelter should please contact the following agencies:
● Call St. Louis Housing Helpline: (314) 802-5444
● Call United Way: 211
● Visit Biddle Housing Opportunities Center: (314) 612-1675
1313 N. Tucker St., St. Louis, MO 63101
Staff and volunteers from Biddle Housing Opportunities Center, St. Patrick Center, Peter & Paul
Community Services, Gateway 180, BJC Behavioral, Places for People, St. Louis City
Continuum of Care, St. Louis County Continuum of Care, St. Louis Housing Helpline - United
Way 211, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, St. Louis Winter Outreach Shelters, St.
Louis Winter Outreach Teams, Transformation Christian Church and VA Street Outreach are
working together to ensure that individuals and families experiencing homelessness are safe,
healthy and out of the dangerous elements this winter.
For assistance in shelter coordination, please contact Edwin Muhammad at (314) 657-1718 or
muhammade@stlouis-mo.gov.

  • Contact Information:
    Koran Addo
    Director of Communications
    Office Phone: (314) 622-4072
  • Department:
    Office of the Mayor
    Department of Human Services
  • Topic:
    Homelessness
    Housing

Related Stories

Was this page helpful?      



Comments are helpful!
500 character limit

Feedback is anonymous.